Dollar hits three-month peak vs. yen after Abe party's win
The dollar touched a three-month high against the yen on Monday, as investors bet the overwhelming election victory for Japan’s ruling party would mean a continuation of “Abenomics,” the ultra-easy policies that have kept downward pressure on the yen, APA reports quoting Reuters.
02:07 24 October
Voting in elections to local self-governmet of Georgia is over
Voting in the elections to the local self-government of Georgia ended, the polling stations closed at 20:00, APA reports.
22:47 21 October
Austrian ambassador: Azerbaijan and Armenia can not be forced into one way of solution - INTERVIEW
Q: On October 15, Austria held parliamentary elections. What do you think of the election results? Could there results have any impact on Austria’s OSCE Chairmanship?
19:11 20 October
Merkel says EU leaders favour dialogue with Turkey
Member states of the European Union (EU) are in favour of dialogue with Turkey, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said late Thursday, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
06:54 20 October
Azerbaijan sees co-op with EU as one of its foreign policy priorities
Cooperation with the European Union is one of Azerbaijan's foreign policy priorities, Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov said on Wednesday.
13:39 18 October
UK's Brexit minister says there is no plan to leave Brexit talks
Britain’s Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union, David Davis, says his country has no plans to walk away from talks despite that there is little hope for progress at this week’s EU summit, APAreports quoting Press TV.
05:29 18 October
Brexit talks with UK in 'disturbing deadlock': EU
The European Union and Britain are stuck in a "disturbing deadlock” in their Brexit negotiations over the EU divorce bill, the EU’s chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier says, APA reports quoting Press TV.
21:22 12 October
EU, Britain agree to seek same WTO quotas after Brexit
Britain and its European Union partners have agreed to ask the other members of the World Trade Organization (WTO) to maintain the current level of quotas for farm produce after Brexit, EU sources said on Tuesday, APA reports quoting Reuters.
03:27 04 October
France's Macron seeks EU joint armed forces
French President Emmanuel Macron said on Tuesday in a speech at the Paris-Sorbonne University that in the beginning of the next decade the European Union would need common Rapid Reaction Forces, a single defense budget and a common doctrine for action. The president also noted that the bloc should create common civil defense forces and joint border police, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
07:21 27 September
EU Commission launches move to tax digital economy
The European Commission announced on Thursday the launch of a new European Union (EU) agenda to ensure taxation of the digital economy in a fair and growth-friendly way, APA reports quoting AA.
00:23 22 September
Juncker: No new member in EU by 2019
No new member will be accepted to the European Union by 2019, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said on Wednesday, APA reported citing TASS.
15:15 13 September
EU appoints new head of delegation to Azerbaijan
Federica Mogherini, the High Representative of the EU for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission, announced today the appointment of Kestutis Jankauskas as Head of the EU Delegation to Azerbaijan.
12:04 24 August
Azerbaijani Ombudsperson calls on int’l organizations over latest Armenian provocation
Azerbaijan's Human Rights Commissioner (Ombudsperson) Elmira Suleymanova has called on international organizations over the Armenian army’s targeting of civilians, especially children.
16:14 09 August
New US sanctions reflect Washington’s economic goals — German official
The law toughening US sanctions against Russia promotes Washington’s economic goals and may damage the German economy, a senior official at the Association of German Chambers of Industry and Commerce (DIHK) told TASS on Thursday, APA reports quoting TASS.
05:27 04 August
Germany wants Europe to suspend prep work for EU-Turkey Customs Union
The German government wants the European Commission to suspend preparatory work on negotiations with Turkey about modernizing the EU-Turkey Customs Union because it would send the "wrong signal", a draft paper obtained by Reuters showed.
13:24 01 August
Poland's Kaczynski vows 'radical' court reform will happen, targets private media
Poland's ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party is sticking to its flagship plans for "radical" reform of the judiciary, despite seeing two bills vetoed by the president this week, PiS head Jaroslaw Kaczynski said on Thursday, APA reports quoting Reuters.
23:22 27 July
US OKs new sanctions against Russia, Iran, North Korea
The House of Representatives on Tuesday overwhelmingly approved a new and comprehensive sanctions bill against Russia, Iran and North Korea, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency
04:51 26 July
Polish opposition calls for shortening mandates in parliament’s lower house
The Sejm in its current composition is unable to lead Poland in a reasonable and calm manner. We believe that, when the procedure of passing these shameful laws relating to the Supreme Court will be completed, all factions, all opposition parties should raise the question of the reduction of Sejm mandate," Czarzasty said at a briefing, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
05:31 21 July
No quick results in Brexit talks, negotiators say
British and EU negotiators will not announce major breakthroughs on Thursday in their public account of this week's first round of Brexit talks in Brussels, officials said on Wednesday, APA reports quoting Reuters.
02:36 20 July
Ankara urges EU to speed up Bloc's accession process
Turkey calls on the European Union to provide Ankara with visa liberalization and speed up the EU membership process, Turkey's EU Affairs Minister Omer Celik said Tuesday, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
01:09 19 July